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A59918 A true copy of a letter written from Sir W. Saintliger, Lord President of Munster, to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland also, the votes of the Parliament, concerning Sir John Hotham. Saintliger, W. (William), Sir, d. 1642. 1642 (1642) Wing S338A; ESTC R13486 3,524 9

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